A short-lived variety half-hour sponsored by the Continental Can Company. The program was hosted by John Daly, already a respected radio newsman and later the host of What's My Line? The featured performers were comic Jackie Kelk (famous as Homer Brown on The Aldrich Family), vocalist Margaret Whiting and Ray Bloch's orchestra. Audio Files Sourced: Continental Celebrity Club - Free OTR Shows favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Continental Celebrity Club, OTR:Old Time Radio, Anne Rutherford, Diana Lynn, Linda Darnell, Pat...
Sorry Folks, but I had to delete the audio files I had uploaded. They weren't OTR, or even old, but rather a recent reading by Bill Irwin and put out by Random House. It is therefore most likely NOT in public domain and I CERTAINLY had them mislabeled. A big thank you to the alert reviewer who pointed this out. I hope to figure out how to delete this entry so that it doesn't clutter up this valuable website. ( 1 reviews )
Some additional episodes missing from the other large collection of Duffy's Tavern which can be found Here. Audio Files Sourced: Duffy's Tavern - Free OTR Shows favorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Duffy's Tavern, OTR, Old Time Radio
The Classic Vampire Story - Carmilla by J Sheridan Le Fanu Narrated by Louisa Thornton Chapter 3 â We Compare Notes An excerpt from Chapter 3 of Le Fanuâs novel â "Did you remark a woman in the carriage, after it was set up again, who did not get out," inquired Mademoiselle, "but only looked from the window?" "No, we had not seen her." Then she described a hideous black woman, with a sort of colored turban on her head, and who was gazing all the time from the... Topics: Carmilla, J Sheridan Le Fanu, Louisa Thornton, Bruce Downie
Track 1 is "chipmunked" in the player because of encoding rate issues, but it sounds normal when downloaded. To download the mp3 file, right click the file link below and choose "Save" from the drop down menu.
Third rehearsal for Radio theatre Group's production of The Plot to Overthrow Christmas. Starring John Love, Derek Banner, Calum Murray, Janis Marshall, Tom Brogan and Alasdair Mitchell. Directed by Bruce Downie Topic: Radio Theatre Group
Old radio broadcast from the late 1940's or early 1950's captured on a Webster Model 80 wire recorder. These models of wire recorders were manufactured in Chicago around 1947 or 1948. The show was broadcast on WJFL (WJSL?) and "invites you to hear the talents of young professional vocal artists, here in Chicago". Rosemarie Coulder(sp?) was the featured artist with Phyllis Miller accompanying on piano. The program closes with the announcer stating Miss Coulder was "tonight's... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, old radio broadcast, WJFL, WJSL, Starmaker Theater, Johann Strauss, Strauss, Voices...
Jimmy welcomes Peggy Lee, Candy Candido, and Victor Moore to the show. Jimmy complains of insomnia, and Victor Moore invites him to the race track, where Jimmy accidentally buys a horse. Topics: Jimmy Durante, Comedy, Variety, OTR
(18 Episodes) "Tennessee Jed" Broadcast in the mid-late 1940s, "Tennessee Jed" was a Monday thru Friday, 15 minute per episode, Western Soap Opera; the only sponsor for "Tennessee Jed" was Tip Top Bread. The role of Tennessee Jed Sloan was played by two men, Johnny Thomas and Don MacLaughlin; Sloans co-star was his faithful horse, Smokey. OTR * def gp ddh favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Westerns
Episode #2 of the Sound of History podcast. This episode focuses on West Berlin with two historic speeches from that city. The first speech was made 2 years after the Berlin Wall was built, and the second 2 years before the wall came down. These speeches are from John F. Kennedy in 1963 and Ronald Reagan in 1987. This episode also contains a very brief summary of the history of the Berlin Wall and a 1920s recording by Benny Goodman. Topics: history, West Berlin, Berlin Wall, Kennedy, Reagan, speeches, podcast
(18 Episodes) CBS's "Hilltop House," also known as "Palmolive Hilltop House" (for sponsor, Palmolive Soap), was another 15 minute, monday thru friday American broadcast, daytime drama/soap opera. The lead character, Miss Bess Johnson (actually played by Bess Johnson) is manager of the Hilltop House Orphanage; Bess Johnson also spokesperson for sponsor, Palmolive Soap "...for your hands and complexion." * Announcer: Frank Gallop was program announcer, however, it... Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Soap Opera, OTR Continuing Drama, * Bess Johnson, OTRadio CBS.
Groucho Marx stars in this classic episode of Mail Call as heard on the Armed Forces Radio Network. Click here for the Groucho Marx Channel over at The Naked Gord Program for a bevy more of the great Jack Benny! Topics: Groucho Marx, OTR, Old Time Radio, comedy, Mp3, Free, download, Naked Gord Program, nakedgord.org
The first 15 minutes (1 transcription disc?) of the 8:00 pm segment of Complete Broadcast Day sounds slow. Here it is, resampled with the time chime in-tune again. Original file name: WJSV_390921-COMPLETE_BROADCAST_DAY_PART_15.MP3 Topics: Old Time Radio, Complete Broadcast Day, WJSV
After Molly and Mrs. Uppington return home with the car, Molly discovers a fender is missing, and struggles to hide it from McGee while Gildersleeve replaces it. Topics: Fibber McGee and Molly, Comedy, OTR